Tag Archive for Aftenposten

An official ‘yes’ to trade with Israel

Norway has on several occasions appeared to engage in pseudo-boycott of Israel. Now Aftenposten reports that our current government has signed no less than eleven contracts with Israeli companies. Aftenposten journalist Tarjei Leer-Salvesen reports on how Norwegian authorities have been…

Aftenposten endorses ‘Tears of Gaza’

Aftenposten is one of Norway’s two largest newspapers. Aftenposten’s chief editor Hilde Haugsgjerd is a former Maoist. One of the newspapers journalists covering the Middle East is a former member of Palestinakomiteen. Today Aftenposten endorses Vibeke Løkkeberg’s movie “Tears of…

Increased radicalization among Oslo-Muslims

Aftenposten today reports that Labor (Arbeiderpartiet) politician Jan Bøhler has been contacted by “several” immigrants who warn of increased radicalization among Oslo-Muslims. Bøhler advocates a softee-softee-catchee-monkey approach, rather than demonize-and-persecute. He might have a point. Unauthorized translation: – This last…

Aftenposten is a dirty liar!

On Thursday October 28, Aftenposten served the following photo to unsuspecting readers: The text accompanying the picture goes…. ….Palestinian man restrained by Israeli Riot police in the PALESTINIAN town of Umm el Fahm in the North of Israel….. The picture…

Aftenposten fails geography test

Aftenposten publishes photos, carrying an accompanying text, in the series “Verden i bilder” (The world in pictures). On September 26th the photo depicted a scene from the Jordan river. An NIJ irregular points out the following: “Aftenposten shows Christian pilgrims…

Aftenposten sanitizes Sayid Qutb

The screenshot above is of an article in Aftenposten on June 12th, on how Marjam Salvesen Bhatti, wife of synagogue-shooter Arfan Bhatti, lauds female suicide bombers on Facebook. The factbox to the right provides a rough outline of the concept…